|Puck of Pook's Hill - Rudyard Kipling|
LibriVox recording of Puck of Pook's Hill, by Rudyard Kipling. Read by icyjumbo (1964-2010). Puck of Pook's Hill is a children's book by Rudyard Kipling, published in 1906, containing a series of short stories set in different periods of history. The stories are all told to two children living near Pevensey by people magically plucked out of history by Puck. (Summary from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; puck; children; short stories
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|The Street of Seven Stars - Mary Roberts Rinehart|
LibriVox recording of The Street of Seven Stars, by Mary Roberts Rinehart. Read by MaryAnn Spiegel. Published in 1914, this novel tells the story of Harmony Wells, an innocent and beautiful American in Austria to study violin. Harmony has talent and she dreams of a career in music. After her friends run out of money and return to the States, Harmony stays on in hopes of earning enough money to continue her lessons...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; fiction; novel; music; Austria; romance
Downloads: 11,002 (2 reviews)
|The Amazing Interlude - Mary Roberts Rinehart|
LibriVox recording of The Amazing Interlude, by Mary Roberts Rinehart. Read by Mary Ann Spiegel. It is the early days of The Great War. As the curtain rises, Sara Lee is sitting by the fire in her aunt and uncle’s home, knitting a baby afghan. Her beau’s name is Harvey. He has his eye on a little house that is just perfect for two and he will soon propose to Sara Lee. But in this play, the mise en scène is about to change...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; war; fantasy; love; rinehart
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|Kim - Rudyard Kipling|
Librivox recording of Kim by Rudyard Kipling. Read by Adrian Praetzellis. Kim is a fabulous adventure story set in India during the former British Empire. It tells the story of a street-wise but (in typical Kipling fashion) highly moral Anglo-Indian boy who becomes enmeshed the “the Great Game” -– the competition between Britain and Russia for control over Asia. Taking time off from his role as the traveling companion of an aged Tibetan lama, the boy is trained as a spy, matches wits with ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; kim; kipling; india
Downloads: 107,557 (6 reviews)
|Captains Courageous - Rudyard Kipling|
LibriVox recording of Captains Courageous, by Rudyard Kipling. Read by Mark F. Smith. Real men don't take guff from snotty kids. Neither does Disko Troop, skipper of the "We're Here", a fishing schooner out of Gloucester, Massachusetts, when his crew fishes Harvey Cheyne out of the Atlantic. There's no place on the Grand Banks for bystanders, so Harvey is press-ganged into service as a replacement for a man lost overboard and drowned...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; adventure; saltwater fishing; rescues; teenage boys
Downloads: 52,337 (5 reviews)